Perseid Meteor Shower and Planetary Grouping Observation
The Philippine Astronomical Society (PAS) and U.P. Astronomical Society (UP Astrosoc) will hold a public observation of the Perseid meteor shower and the planetary grouping of Mars, Saturn, Venus, and Mercury with thin crescent moon on Aug. 13 -14, 2010.
PAS will have their observation at the Manila Observatory in Ateneo de Manila University Campus from 9am of Aug. 13 until dawn of Aug. 14 while UP Astrosoc will hold their observation at the PAGASA SunDeck Observatory in U.P. Diliman Campus from 6pm of Aug. 13 up to 6 am the following day. Everyone is invited!
Also on the night of Aug. 13, the UPLB Astronomical Society will be having its launching and Astronomy Camp at the UP Los Banos Freedom Park from 6:00pm to 11:00pm. Congratulations, UPLB Astrosoc!
So many Philippine astronomy activities this week. 🙂
Let’s hope for clear skies everyone!
To the stars!